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Dolce Vita

159 St. Georges Road | Spinola Bay, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3209, Malta
+356 2138 8600
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (13 reviews)
“tuna” (11 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
159 St. Georges Road | Spinola Bay, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3209, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waitstaff was very friendly when arriving and seated us well, near the window front, so we could enjoy the great view over St. Juliens. The starter was the mixed platter for 2 persons and tasted fresh, with a large variety of seafood and fish....More

Thank Solexius
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for my Husband’s birthday - we had an outside table overlooking the marina. We both had fillet steak which was wonderful- this was our best meal on the island. The service was excellent & the staff were very friendly. Would definitely recommend for...More

Thank Jugalala
Roberto M, Manager at Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been seated put side with a really nice view and romantic atmosphere. The staff was really good and professional. We had an amazing food, fresh and different! Really recommend.

Thank Arianna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The setting, the ambience and staff are quite nice. The pasta dishes we had were very good, but the steak was a real disappointment: The meat was of average quality and not cooked like a steak should be. The sides were extremely poor: deep fried...More

Thank effendi8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

good food, fine ambient and atmosphere, nice views, friendly and professional waiters, good wine, def worth it

Thank frangipaniD
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We came here on the last day of our holiday thinking it would be a real treat. We were made to wait downstairs while the ‘receptionist’ called up to see if there was a table available. When we finally went upstairs, although the terrace was...More

4  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We went here for a meal with some friends it was not our first choice but as our party was rather large ( 13 people ) and it was some of the groups last night we decided to go here as we were finding it...More

3  Thank aries18
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The Dolce Vita was a nice resturant within walking distance of our hotel and overlooking the lively spinola bay. We had the impression the place would be packed by the response when we called to make a reservation, but there were people only on the...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Restaurant is located in a very beautiful spot. It is close to everything and easy to get to. However, number of servants were not enough. We had to wait a lot for each thing and wait to call someone if you need something. It took...More

1  Thank leebico
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The entrance to the restaurant was unnecessarily pretentious; the receptionist called upstairs to check if they had a table, despite the restaurant being half empty. When we sat down and started to look at the menu, we realised there was a 20 Euro minimum spend...More

6  Thank shaunab34
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Janet C
12 June 2016|
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Response from Foodymme | Reviewed this property |
Dear Janet C..... Dolce Vita is open 7days a week, tel. +356 2138 8600. Can't understand why email didn't go through... Adjoining Dolce Vita is Lore & Fitch of the same owners Hope this info is helpful
Janet C
12 June 2016|
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Response from Murali S | Reviewed this property |
Hope you managed to reach them. They are open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 St. Georges Road | Spinola Bay, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3209, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2138 8600
  • E-mail
Specialising in exquisitely prepared seafood, the restaurant also enjoys one of the most picturesque views. The attention to detail and fine decor redefines any fine dining experience.
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